The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 191 155 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.94% 10.79% 10.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 44.80% 47.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 73 72
Average daily rate
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£316 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.01% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £375 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 5
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
.NET
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
382 346 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.88% 24.09% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 176 175
Average daily rate £320 £315 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +11.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 8
Average hourly rate £15.86 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.70% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +6 77 £355 - 58
Leicestershire -3 42 £285 -3.38% 30
Derbyshire +2 30 £350 +17.64% 20
Northamptonshire -3 21 £250 -18.69% 25
Lincolnshire +4 6 £300 - 2
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 278 (77.87%) C#
2 195 (54.62%) ASP.NET
3 155 (43.42%) JavaScript
4 149 (41.74%) HTML
5 129 (36.13%) SQL
6 127 (35.57%) SQL Server
7 121 (33.89%) CSS
8 109 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
9 107 (29.97%) MVC
10 78 (21.85%) jQuery
11 73 (20.45%) Microsoft
12 66 (18.49%) HTML5
13 64 (17.93%) Web Services
14 59 (16.53%) .NET Framework
15 58 (16.25%) ASP.NET MVC
16 55 (15.41%) CSS3
17 53 (14.85%) WCF
18 50 (14.01%) Oracle
19 47 (13.17%) E-Commerce
20 45 (12.61%) XML
20 45 (12.61%) VB.NET
21 44 (12.32%) Finance
22 43 (12.04%) WPF
23 42 (11.76%) TDD
24 39 (10.92%) Scrum
25 35 (9.80%) VB
25 35 (9.80%) Visual Studio
26 34 (9.52%) Windows
26 34 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
27 33 (9.24%) CRM

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (6.72%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.64%) IIS
3 12 (3.36%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (2.80%) CMS
5 9 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (2.24%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.12%) Node.js
8 4 (1.12%) DNN
9 3 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.84%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.28%) Drupal
11 1 (0.28%) Apache
11 1 (0.28%) MTS
11 1 (0.28%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 31 (8.68%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.52%) MS Office
3 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.56%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.28%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.28%) Siemens NX
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) Simulink
4 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.84%) Magento
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.56%) Tridion
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.28%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.52%) SaaS
2 8 (2.24%) Office 365
3 6 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) Yammer
4 1 (0.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.08%) Intranet
2 8 (2.24%) Internet
3 4 (1.12%) Extranet
3 4 (1.12%) RTP
3 4 (1.12%) Wireshark
4 3 (0.84%) MPLS
4 3 (0.84%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.56%) HTTP
5 2 (0.56%) H.323
6 1 (0.28%) Firewall
6 1 (0.28%) SMTP
6 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.28%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (35.57%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.56%) Oracle Database
3 24 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (6.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (5.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 20 (5.60%) Oracle Database 10g
6 19 (5.32%) Relational Database
6 19 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (4.48%) Crystal Reports
8 14 (3.92%) MongoDB
9 13 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (2.52%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.12%) Redis
12 3 (0.84%) DB2
12 3 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.56%) SQLite
13 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.56%) MySQL
13 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (9.80%) Visual Studio
2 27 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (4.48%) Git (software)
4 14 (3.92%) Selenium
5 9 (2.52%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (1.96%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.68%) Jasmine
7 6 (1.68%) JIRA
8 5 (1.40%) Subversion
8 5 (1.40%) NUnit
8 5 (1.40%) WebDriver
8 5 (1.40%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.40%) NeoLoad
9 4 (1.12%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.12%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.12%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.84%) Ant
10 3 (0.84%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.84%) Grunt
General
1 44 (12.32%) Finance
2 20 (5.60%) Retail
3 9 (2.52%) Marketing
4 8 (2.24%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.68%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.40%) Advertising
7 4 (1.12%) Publishing
8 3 (0.84%) Banking
8 3 (0.84%) Back Office
8 3 (0.84%) Electronics
8 3 (0.84%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.84%) Law
9 2 (0.56%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 245 (68.63%) Developer
2 137 (38.38%) .NET Developer
3 75 (21.01%) C# Developer
4 65 (18.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (14.01%) ASP.NET Developer
6 34 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 30 (8.40%) Architect
8 27 (7.56%) Analyst
9 23 (6.44%) Web Developer
10 17 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
11 15 (4.20%) Designer
12 14 (3.92%) Senior Developer
13 13 (3.64%) Software Developer
13 13 (3.64%) Team Leader
13 13 (3.64%) Development Team Leader
13 13 (3.64%) SharePoint Developer
14 11 (3.08%) .NET Team Leader
14 11 (3.08%) Software Team Leader
15 10 (2.80%) Software Development Team Leader
16 9 (2.52%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (54.62%) ASP.NET
2 149 (41.74%) HTML
3 121 (33.89%) CSS
4 78 (21.85%) jQuery
5 66 (18.49%) HTML5
6 64 (17.93%) Web Services
7 59 (16.53%) .NET Framework
8 58 (16.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 55 (15.41%) CSS3
10 53 (14.85%) WCF
11 45 (12.61%) XML
12 43 (12.04%) WPF
13 34 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 29 (8.12%) SOAP
15 24 (6.72%) AngularJS
16 19 (5.32%) REST
17 18 (5.04%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (5.04%) WinForms
18 16 (4.48%) Entity Framework
19 15 (4.20%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.64%) N-Tier
3 9 (2.52%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.24%) User Experience
5 6 (1.68%) Hedge funds
5 6 (1.68%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.12%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.12%) Clustering
6 4 (1.12%) SCADA
7 3 (0.84%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.84%) Physics
7 3 (0.84%) DTV
8 2 (0.56%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.56%) NHS
8 2 (0.56%) iPad
8 2 (0.56%) Life Science
8 2 (0.56%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.56%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.28%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.52%) Windows
2 30 (8.40%) UNIX
3 11 (3.08%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.24%) Android
5 3 (0.84%) Linux
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (29.97%) MVC
3 47 (13.17%) E-Commerce
4 42 (11.76%) TDD
5 39 (10.92%) Scrum
6 33 (9.24%) CRM
7 22 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (5.60%) MVVM
9 19 (5.32%) SDLC
9 19 (5.32%) OO
10 18 (5.04%) Unit Testing
10 18 (5.04%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (4.48%) BDD
11 16 (4.48%) Software Engineering
12 15 (4.20%) Web Development
12 15 (4.20%) Mentoring
13 14 (3.92%) Open Source
13 14 (3.92%) Migration
14 13 (3.64%) OOP
15 10 (2.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 278 (77.87%) C#
2 155 (43.42%) JavaScript
3 129 (36.13%) SQL
4 45 (12.61%) VB.NET
5 35 (9.80%) VB
6 30 (8.40%) PL/SQL
7 22 (6.16%) Shell Script
8 20 (5.60%) Java
9 19 (5.32%) T-SQL
10 16 (4.48%) C++
11 13 (3.64%) VBA
12 12 (3.36%) VB6
13 7 (1.96%) Ruby
14 5 (1.40%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.12%) VBScript
15 4 (1.12%) C
15 4 (1.12%) PHP
16 3 (0.84%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.56%) Python
18 1 (0.28%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (4.48%) Degree
2 3 (0.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.56%) ISEB
4 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.28%) OCP
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.28%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.92%) QA
2 3 (0.84%) BS25999
2 3 (0.84%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.84%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.12%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 73 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 50 (14.01%) Oracle
3 7 (1.96%) Twitter
4 5 (1.40%) New Relic
4 5 (1.40%) SAP
5 4 (1.12%) Nimsoft
6 3 (0.84%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.56%) IBM
7 2 (0.56%) Sybase
7 2 (0.56%) VMware
8 1 (0.28%) Serena
8 1 (0.28%) Telerik
8 1 (0.28%) Capita
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe
8 1 (0.28%) Intel
8 1 (0.28%) Software AG
8 1 (0.28%) Apple
8 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.28%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.28%) webMethods
Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Derbyshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Dependent on experience
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 - 340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £250 - 350 per day + dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Rate: £280 - 340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
ISL
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £335 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Thebes IT
Rate: £100 - £101 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £45.00 - £50.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £290 - £320 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Northamptonshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Derbyshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0000 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Derby
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £30000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago